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The Rhinemetall EMG-85 Railgun is a heavy weapon introduced in Cyberpunk 2020. This electromagnetic gun uses superconducting technology to launch a 15-gram Mylar-coated Lexan slug at 8000fps! The weapon has an integral magazine with 5 power loops and a 5-round projectile pack. Power charging for the ammo unit costs 1200eb. Weapon weight, 35kg.

Notes: A minimum BOD of 11 is required to fire the weapon without a linear frame or ACPA. The gyrostabilized mount-harness has no MA penalty, but does have an EV of 1. Using the gun without the harness requires a min BOD of 12 and a smartgun link, plus -1 MA and EV of 2. Extra-AP effect is 1/4x armor, 1/2x penetrating damage.[1][2]

References[]

  1. PONDSMITH, M. Chromebook Volume 2. 1st ed. Berkeley CA: R. Talsorian Games, 1992 (pg.38)
  2. QUINTANAR, D. Blackhand's Street Weapons 2020. 1st ed. Berkeley CA: R. Talsorian Games, 1995 (pg.36)
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